GateKeeper for OBM — Now With Tailgating. by Patrick Craig Many states are opening back up after the first wave of the COVID scare, but other states are still struggling with a more cautious approach by governors and mayors. Fitness and Health clubs have been especially hard hit—many have been [...]
24 Hour Fitness Files for Bankruptcy Protection—A New Day Dawning For Small Gyms, Studios and Health Clubs?
24 Hour Fitness Files for Bankruptcy Protection— A New Day Dawning For Small Gyms, Studios, and Health Clubs? by Patrick Craig Health clubs, studios and gyms, especially the smaller, independently owned ones, have just gone through the biggest challenge to small businesses since the 1930s. With the coming of COVID-19 [...]
Help in Tough Times For Gyms, Studios, Educational Facilities... by Patrick Craig Help in Tough Times For Gyms, Studios, Educational Facilities... Many Money Movers clients are facing a crippling disruption in their facility use due to the Coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak. On Friday, March 27, 2020, the President signed into [...]
Keeping In Touch With Your Members During The COVID-19 Crisis by Patrick Craig Keeping in Touch With Your Members. In the middle of this current health crisis that has closed the doors of many, many health clubs and gyms, it is so important to remember that your members are still [...]
Fourteen Ways Your Gym Billing Company is Losing You Money. by Patrick Craig Thousands of gyms and fitness clubs are doing their billing and member management using Gym Software. But just because you have gone digital does not mean you are ahead of the game. There are many ways that [...]
What to Look for in a Full-Featured Gym Software by Patrick Craig The selection of good gym management software is a critical part of setting up your club, but for most owners, acquiring the right software can be an enormous pain point. You can search the internet, go to the software [...]
Right now I’m working on designing parallax websites for Moneymovers, Inc. and some of our clients. I can tell you this: it is not for the faint of heart. But correctly done, a parallax site will give you what you need in a website: longer view time, and more response to your calls to action.
Money Movers Inc. is a fully PCI DSS compliant Electronic Funds Transfer Gateway processor. In plain English, that means we move a lot of data over our network.. If we could not protect this information from unfriendly eyes, we would be out of business quickly and completely. So our IT Department works diligently to protect client information. That means that we have to have ironclad, hack-proof firewalls in place.
In the midst of our conversation we came up with a new term: Internet Walk-In. The term describes the casual Internet surfer that is looking at fitness clubs and their websites and gets drawn into a site that offers an experience rather than flat information. The experience stimulates the user to purchase something – hence “Internet Walk-in.”